"He's probably our best technical shooter," Karl said. "He still doesn't quite comprehend how to get shots. I think he's used to being the first option, but he's the third or fourth option. But he can shoot and rebound on a big-time level."
One unintended result has been the insertion of rookie Evan Fornier into many more games than anyone — including the coaches — would have predicted.
"Jordan is playing well. Evan is playing well," Karl said. "I think people will be surprised by how many minutes they get by the end of the year."